On the front page of the illustrated
paper I saw lying on a table near me, he looked picturesque enough, seated on a boulder, a big strong man with a square-cut beard, his hands resting on the hilt of a cavalry sabre - and all around him a landscape of savage mountains.
He looked rather older than his boyish portraits in the illustrated
papers, as is the way of politicians; his flat, fair hair was touched with gray, but his face was almost comically round, with a Roman nose which, when combined with his quick, bright eyes, raised a vague reminiscence of a parrot.
No case, however, in which Holmes was engaged has ever illustrated
the value of his analytical methods so clearly or has impressed those who were associated with him so deeply.
You could not get away from hearing of him wherever you were; his portrait was on every other postcard; his maps and battles in every other illustrated
paper; songs in his honour in every other music-hall turn or on every other barrel-organ.
This theory, had he known it, had possibly just been illustrated
Whether it was that Archibald pressed too much or pressed too little, whether it was that his club deviated from the dotted line which joined the two points A and B in the illustrated
plate of the man making the brassy shot in the
How delightfully poor Coavinses (father of these charming children) illustrated
the same principle
I scanned the features of captured criminals in the illustrated
Sunday papers; on each occasion I breathed again; nor was anything worthy of Raffles going on.
I saw in the Sandwich Islands, once, a picture copied by a talented German artist from an engraving in one of the American illustrated
He never read them, for he had long lost the habit of reading, but he liked to turn the pages, look at the illustrations if they were illustrated
, and mend the bindings.
In a cupboard filled with books he came across one with brightly colored pictures--it was a child's illustrated
This is illustrated
in no better way than by observing the conduct of the old-school type of Southern gentleman when he is in contact with his former salves or their descendants.